Review: could Taxol cause Ear pain?
Summary: Ear pain could be caused by Taxol, especially for people who are female, 50-59 old, have been taking the drug for < 1 month, also take Zometa, and have Breast cancer.
We study 21,486 people who have side effects while taking Taxol from FDA and social media. Among them, 78 have Ear pain. Find out below who they are, when they have Ear pain and more.
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Taxol (latest outcomes from 21,577 users) has active ingredients of paclitaxel. It is often used in breast cancer.
Ear pain (latest reports from 57,411 patients) has been reported by people with osteoporosis, rheumatoid arthritis, high blood pressure, multiple sclerosis, pain.
On Apr, 10, 2014: 21,477 people reported to have side effects when taking Taxol. Among them, 78 people (0.36%) have Ear Pain. They amount to 0.14% of all the 57,306 people who have Ear Pain on eHealthMe.
Time on Taxol when people have Ear pain * :
|< 1 month||1 - 6 months||6 - 12 months||1 - 2 years||2 - 5 years||5 - 10 years||10+ years |
|Ear pain||66.67%||0.00%||33.33%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00% |
Gender of people who have Ear pain when taking Taxol * :
|Ear pain||96.47%||3.53% |
Age of people who have Ear pain when taking Taxol * :
|Ear pain||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||0.00%||25.00%||64.29%||10.71% |
Severity of Ear pain when taking Taxol ** :
How people recovered from Ear pain ** :
Top conditions involved for these people * :
- Breast cancer (59 people, 75.64%)
- Breast cancer metastatic (45 people, 57.69%)
- Metastases to bone (40 people, 51.28%)
- Prophylaxis (17 people, 21.79%)
- Discomfort (16 people, 20.51%)
Top co-used drugs for these people * :
- Zometa (78 people, 100.00%)
- Aredia (76 people, 97.44%)
- Ativan (51 people, 65.38%)
- Arimidex (49 people, 62.82%)
- Tamoxifen citrate (47 people, 60.26%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
** Reports from social media are used.
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